Affirmative Technologies will process more than $500 billion in electronic payments for leading financial institutions and FinTechs this year, more than doubling the volume from the previous year. They are delighted to announce critical advancements to their executive team as a result of record progress in transactions and new customer signings.

Scott Brown has been promoted to CIO. Scott became the Director of Software Development at Affirmative in 2013. Scott championed key platform advancements such as business intelligence and risk analytics to guide successful implementation projects with the nation’s largest financial institutions. Scott defined himself in the United States Marine Corps as Crew Chief of an amphibious assault vehicle in Operation Iraqi Freedom before joining Affirmative.

Scott has been a critical component of their ability to provide mission-critical systems to their clients, stated George Bassous, CEO. Scott will be in charge of software development, implementations, technology, and infrastructural facilities in his integral role.

Aaron Calipari will also be joining the team as President. Aaron has 20 years of experience in the payments risk industry, most lately as Chief Strategy Officer for Valid Systems, at which he oversaw strategy, product innovation, revenues, and strategic partnerships. He has also worked for Fidelity National Information Services in senior leadership positions in product management, sales, and business development.

They are thrilled that Aaron has agreed to join the team.  He is a payments innovator and natural team leader, Bassous continued. His extensive knowledge of data-driven strategies will be a valuable asset to their company.

About Affirmative Technologies

Risk management, regulatory compliance, and transaction processing are all handled by Affirmative Technologies’ SaaS-based electronic payment solutions. Top financial institutions, regional banks, credit unions, community banks, and FinTechs are among their clients. 

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